An extraordinary voice in I Am Malala
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An extraordinary voice in I Am Malala

Illustration by Maria Morosovska Book review by Michelle-Andrea Girouard From the Spring 2014 Issue  Strange masked men roam the streets with rifles slung over their shoulders, killing two or three citizens a day. Dozens of familiar faces are murdered in suicide bombings or shootings, only no one calls it murder since the local radio station says … Continue reading

Make ’em laugh: Rhiannon Archer tackles sexism in comedy
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Make ’em laugh: Rhiannon Archer tackles sexism in comedy

Photography by Michelle-Andrea Girouard  Jennifer Joseph  Around 8 p.m., comedian Rhiannon Archer usually gets ready to start her set and waits in the greenroom or in the audience for her name to be called. She goes over the order of her jokes in her head while keeping a copy of her set list in her … Continue reading

Herstory: the private school diaries
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Herstory: the private school diaries

Feature image courtesy of The Bishop Strachan School  Ophelie Zalcmanis-Lai  From junior kindergarten to Grade 3, I went to an all-girls private school called The Bishop Strachan School (BSS). I was devastated when I switched to public school. On my first day of Grade 4, I said to my mother, “Mum, there are a lot of … Continue reading

Merging fashion and consent to make a statement
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Merging fashion and consent to make a statement

Photo courtesy of Feminist Style via Facebook  Chandra Kavanagh  Feminist Style is an innovative Canadian startup brand that is promoting how sexy consent can be. The entrepreneur behind the company is 22-year-old computer science major Amulya Sanagavapu. Feminist Style is in the process of launching a line of consent-themed underwear – for both men and women … Continue reading

Our launch party venue has changed
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Our launch party venue has changed

Photo courtesy of Oliver and Bonacini Café Grill  To accommodate our growing guest list, the venue for our launch party has changed. Same day, same time, just a new place. Please RSVP by Wednesday, January 15 at 5 p.m.  19 and under are welcome. Details below: Date: Friday, January 17 Time: 6:30 p.m. Place: Oliver and Bonacini … Continue reading

[Updated] McClung’s Winter 2014 Now Online
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[Updated] McClung’s Winter 2014 Now Online

Launch party update (January 11): There are only THREE spaces left so if you haven’t already, please RSVP by Wednesday at 5 p.m. Our latest issue has arrived on campus and select locations in the GTA. Pick it up in person or read it here! A reminder that we’ll be celebrating at our launch party on … Continue reading